John O'Neal
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919-559-7337

Boylan Heights, Raleigh NC

Boylan Heights was the first planned suburb of Raleigh. The neighborhood was carved out of a plantation in the 1920's. After WWII the neighborhood fell into disrepair; the houses were cut up into small apartments and rooming houses.  Then in the mid 1970's the zoning was amended and neighbors began buying and renovating the houses. Boylan Heights acquired historic status and is now mostly single family restored houses with only a few houses in need of rehabilitation remaining.  Mayor Meeker, Representative Ross and Joseph Huberman are on the Dix Property Commission and live in Boylan Heights.  In 1818, William Montfort, Boylan's father purchased Joel Lane's Wakefield Plantation, much of the land south, and west of the current Joel Lane House, on Hargett. In 1855, he deeded 100 acres of the original Wakefield to his son, who, three years later, engaged William Percival, an English architect to construct a building. The resulting structure sits behind a wrought iron fence at 308 Boylan Ave. It is called Montfort Hall. Built in 1858, the Italianate structure is centered around a rotunda, which is lit by a stained glass cupola. After William's death, in 1899, Boylan Heights was developed, Raleigh's first planned "suburb". Plat maps for Boylan Heights date to 1907, as do plat maps for the Glenwood Land Development project, which became the Glenwood Brooklyn neighborhood later that year.

Current Boylan Heights Homes For Sale

1104 W Lenoir Street, Boylan Heights, Raleigh, NC 27603-2187
1104 W Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC
$798,800  PENDING
4 bedrooms, 4/1 bathrooms (full/half)
3023 square feet
0.14 acres

It's not quite as rare as the northern hairy-nosed wombat...pause house search, start Google search...but finding a new home in Boylan Heights is, well, quite the find. Concept 8 delivers such a gem at 1104 W. Lenoir. Built to blend in with its historic surroundings, yet fully loaded with the amenities you'd expect. Open layout, lots of light, large rooms, surplus storage. Well equipped to relax or entertain. Drop in a 2-car garage with alley access & unbeatable Downtown connectivity - you're home free.

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1102 W Lenoir Street, Boylan Heights, Raleigh, NC 27603-2187
1102 W Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC
$789,000  PENDING
4 bedrooms, 4/1 bathrooms (full/half)
3010 square feet
0.14 acres

It's not quite as rare as the northern hairy-nosed wombat...pause house search, start Google search...but finding a new home in Boylan Heights is, well, quite the find. Concept 8 delivers such a gem at 1102 W. Lenoir. Built to blend in with its historic surroundings, yet fully loaded with the amenities you'd expect. Open layout, lots of light, large rooms, surplus storage. Well equipped to relax or entertain. Drop in a 2-car garage with alley access & unbeatable Downtown connectivity - you're home free.

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511 Florence Street, Boylan Heights, Raleigh, NC 27603-2143
511 Florence Street, Raleigh, NC
$575,000  CONTINGENT
3 bedrooms, 3/1 bathrooms (full/half)
2177 square feet
0.21 acres

Walk or BIRD scooter downtown, Dix, everywhere. This refreshingly unique, restored, solid brick, brick masonGÇÖs 1925 masterpiece is enhanced by a bright, open eat-in kitchen and MBR suite with W/I closet. The versatile floor plan includes 1st floor BR with full bath and meditation/music/game room. Sun room and porch gaze out at park-like Oak grove. Walk-out basement features office/studio plus flex space used as band rehearsal space. Big multi-level, versatile back yard for cookouts and dog run.

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704 Dorothea Drive, Boylan Heights, Raleigh, NC 27603-2104
704 Dorothea Drive, Raleigh, NC
$568,000
3 bedrooms, 3/0 bathrooms (full/half)
1941 square feet
0.14 acres

Beautiful updated modern home located in historic Boylan Heights neighboorhood. Hardwoods throughout first and second floor. Updated lighting and fixtures throughout entire home, updated kitchen with tile backsplash, updated bathrooms all three, updated closests in master. Driveway with lots of parking, large backyard, rocking chair front porch. You need to see this beauty.

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634 W Lenoir Street, Boylan Heights, Raleigh, NC 27603
634 W Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC
$465,000  CONTINGENT
3 bedrooms, 2/1 bathrooms (full/half)
1545 square feet
0.08 acres

Beautiful home in historic Boylan Heights neighborhood. Two story foyer. Hardwoods & Crown throughout 1st floor. Kitchen w/cascading cabinets, wine rack, tile backsplash, & large pantry. Updated lighting & fans. First floor Master w/hardwoods & large walk in closet. Dual vessel sinks & tile flooring in Master Bath. Two additional bedrooms on second floor share full bath w/dual sinks & tub/shower combo. Linen closet in upstairs Hall. Back deck & fenced yard. Walk in crawlspace w/lots of storage.

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The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data ExchangeTM Program of the Triangle MLS, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than CityGate Real Estate are marked with the Internet Data Exchange TM logo or the Internet Data ExchangeTM thumbnail logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing firms. Copyright 2012 Triangle MLS, Inc. of North Carolina. All rights reserved. The listing broker has attempted to offer accurate data, but buyers are advised to confirm all items. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

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